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Tom Kitwood On Dementia / Edition 1

Tom Kitwood On Dementia / Edition 1

by Clive Baldwin, Andrea Capstick


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ISBN-13: 9780335222711
Publisher: Open University Press
Publication date: 10/01/2007
Pages: 386
Product dimensions: 0.80(w) x 6.69(h) x 9.61(d)

About the Author

Clive Baldwin is Senior Lecturer in Dementia Studies at the University of Bradford, UK. He spent many years working in the voluntary and community sector before undertaking his PhD at the University of Sheffield. Following post-doctoral research at ETHOX, University of Oxford, he joined the Bradford Dementia Group in 2003. His main interests are ethics, narrative, personhood and the experience of family carers.

Andrea Capstick is Senior Lecturer in Dementia Studies at the University of Bradford, UK. She worked with Tom Kitwood to develop Bradford Dementia Group’s educational provision, supported by partnership funding from the UK Alzheimer’s Society. She has been a member of Bradford Dementia Group since 1994. Her main research interests are adult learning, the use of arts-based approaches in dementia care education, and user involvement.

Table of Contents

Publisher's acknowledgements     x
Acknowledgements     xii
About the editors     xiii
Introduction     xv
William Utermohlen: 5 December 1933-21 March 2007     xxix
Kitwood's critique of the standard paradigm     1
Critical commentary     3
Tom Kitwood (1989): 'Brain, mind and dementia: with particular reference to Alzheimer's disease', Ageing and Society, 9(1): 1-15     21
Tom Kitwood (1990): 'The dialectics of dementia: with particular reference to Alzheimer's disease', Ageing and Society, 10(2): 177-196     34
Tom Kitwood (1993): 'Towards the reconstruction of an organic mental disorder'. In Radley, A. (ed.) Worlds of Illness. London: Routledge     51
Tom Kitwood (1993): 'Person and process in dementia', International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 8(7): 541-545     66
Tom Kitwood (1996): 'A dialectical framework for dementia'. In Woods, R.T. (ed.) Handbook of the Clinical Psychology of Ageing. London: John Wiley & Sons     73
Ill-being, well-being and psychological need     87
Critical commentary     89
Tom Kitwood (1988): 'The contribution of psychology to the understanding of senile dementia'. In Gearing, B., Johnson, M. and Heller, T. (eds) Mental Health Problems in Old Age: A reader. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons     108
Tom Kitwood (1990): 'Understanding seniledementia: a psychobiographical approach', Free Associations, 19: 60-76     119
Tom Kitwood and Kathleen Bredin (1992): 'Towards a theory of dementia care: personhood and well-being', Ageing and Society, 12(3): 269-287     131
Tom Kitwood, Sean Buckland and Tracy Petre (1995): 'Findings relating to well-being, and findings related to ill-being'. In Brighter Futures: A report into provision for persons with dementia in residential homes, nursing homes and sheltered housing. London: Anchor Housing Association     146
Tom Kitwood (1998): 'Toward a theory of dementia care: ethics and interaction', Journal of Clinical Ethics, 9(1): 23-34     155
Personhood     171
Critical commentary     173
Tom Kitwood (1970): 'The Christian understanding of man'. In What is Human? London: Inter-Varsity Press     188
Tom Kitwood (1993): 'Towards a theory of dementia care: the interpersonal process', Ageing and Society, 13(1): 51-67     209
Tom Kitwood (1994): 'The concept of personhood and its relevance for a new culture of dementia care'. In Jones, G. and Miesen, B. (eds) Caregiving in Dementia. London: Routledge     223
Tom Kitwood (1997): 'Personhood, dementia and dementia care'. In Hunter, S. (ed.) Research Highlights in Social Work. London: Jessica Kingsley     233
Tom Kitwood (1997): 'On being a person'. In Dementia Reconsidered: The person comes first. Buckingham: Open University Press     245
Organizational culture and its transformation     257
Critical commentary     259
Tom Kitwood (1990): 'On organizations: their imperatives and constraints'. In Concern for Others: A new psychology of conscience and morality. London: Routledge     275
Kathleen Bredin, Tom Kitwood and John Wattis (1995): 'Decline in quality of life for patients with severe dementia following a ward merger', International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 10(11): 967-973     296
Tom Kitwood (1995): 'Cultures of care: tradition and change'. In Kitwood, T. and Benson, S. (eds) The New Culture of Dementia Care. London: Hawker     306
Tom Kitwood (1997): 'Some notes on personhood and deformation'. In Fletcher, C.L. (ed.) Values in Adult Education. Wolverhampton: University of Wolverhampton     314
Tom Kitwood (1998): 'Professional and moral development for care work: some observations on the process', Journal of Moral Education, 27(3): 401-411     322
Annotated Bibliography     333
References     341
Index     349

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